'Apartheid remains' in US, Jackson says
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 17:20:40 -0500
"We’re in the middle of the end of the apartheid struggle now," Rev. Jesse Jackson said.
Hagel: US withdrawal from Afghanistan ‘a very real possibility’
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 16:44:42 -0500
"We will not be able to stay” without security agreement, the Defense secretary said.
Durbin: No ultimatum on jobless benefits
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 15:46:31 -0500
The Senate Democrat signaled that an emerging budget deal will not include an extension.
McCaul, Schiff warn terrorist threat real
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 15:15:08 -0500
“I believe the threat has become greater, not lesser,” Rep. Mike McCaul said.
'Sanctions will fly out of Congress' if Iran reneges, Dem warns
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 15:12:43 -0500
“If the Iranians renege, if they cheat, then the deal is off," lawmaker said.
No Iranian enrichment, key lawmakers say
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 15:09:16 -0500
"I wouldn’t begin the process by conceding anything on enrichment,” Schiff said.
Rand Paul: 'Ordeal' of public office, family treatment may nix 2016 White House run
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 14:35:52 -0500
“It really is an ordeal to be part of public life," Paul said.
Rand Paul slams jobless benefits extension plan
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 14:27:23 -0500
The Kentucky Republican said an extension beyond 26 weeks does a "disservice" to workers.
White House sidesteps talk of raising minimum wage with executive order
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 20:22:54 -0500
Some Dems have pushed for an executive order to raise minimum wage for federal contractors.
Obamas to attend Mandela memorial
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 16:56:43 -0500
President Obama and Michelle Obama will be in South Africa next week to honor Mandela.